• The Miracle of Partnership: Connection Saves Lives

    Tomer Oren fought on reserve duty during Israel’s Operation Protective Edge in the summer of 2014. While he returned home physically sound, he was diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder. Months
    By Jewish Agency Staff on 10 Dec 2018 / 2 Tevet 5779
  • Saving Lives with Chocolate

    Transforming the lives of at-risk youth in Israel with a sweet twist
    By Jewish Agency Staff on 03 Dec 2018 / 25 Kislev 5779
  • From Venezuela to a more meaningful life in Israel: the miracle of Tony Reichler

    Leading up to Hanukkah (December 2-10) this year, Tony Reichler reflects that his current life in Israel is a “miracle” compared to life in his native Venezuela.
    By Jewish Agency Staff on 26 Nov 2018 / 18 Kislev 5779
  • A Sesame Miracle: Supporting Small Businesses in Israel

    Michal Melamed’s overlooks her “kingdom:” a beautiful green landscape in the Valley of Elah, which is known as the Israeli Tuscany. Her contribution to Israel’s start-up nation is a sesame-based
    By Jewish Agency Staff on 25 Nov 2018 / 17 Kislev 5779
  • When Herut met Miki

    Serving the Jewish Community in Texas, then coming home to Israel to get married
    By Jewish Agency Staff on 15 Nov 2018 / 7 Kislev 5779
  • In Partnership with Pittsburgh: A Message of Solidarity from Karmiel-Misgav in Northern Israel

    In the wake of the horrific massacre in Pittsburgh, expressions of support and solidarity have poured in from Jewish communities across the United States, across Israel and around the world, and
    By Jewish Agency Staff on 07 Nov 2018 / 29 Heshvan 5779
  • A moment of healing

    Heavy metal and healing: Israeli flag provides transcendent moment after Pittsburgh synagogue massacre
    By Jewish Agency Staff on 06 Nov 2018 / 28 Heshvan 5779
  • My Visit to Pittsburgh

    Jewish Agency Chairman of the Executive, Isaac Herzog, visited Pittsburgh for Shabbat in support of the Jewish community following the synagogue massacre that took the lives of 11 Jews.
    By Jewish Agency Staff on 06 Nov 2018 / 28 Heshvan 5779
  • Growing a Chocolate Forest

    For Jerusalem-based entrepreneur Ya’ara Kalmanovitch, chocolate has a deep and philosophical meaning. It is almost a way of life.
    By Jewish Agency Staff on 15 Oct 2018 / 6 Heshvan 5779
  • Lifting the Spirits of Terror Victims

    Amid the recent wave of rocket fire at Israel from Gaza as well as the new phenomenon of kite arson attacks, The Jewish Agency is playing its crucial and longtime role of providing immediate and long
    By Jewish Agency Staff on 07 Oct 2018 / 28 Tishrei 5779